Northwest Arkansas Naturals to Host 2013 Texas League All-Star Game

by Regina Van Henkelum, NWA Naturals  on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012 9:57 am  

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The Northwest Arkansas Naturals have been awarded the honor of hosting the 2013 Texas League All-Star Game on June 25, 2013. It will be the first all-star game to be played inside Arvest Ballpark in Springdale.

The Naturals also look forward to hosting the 2013 Home Run Derby that is traditionally held prior to the All-Star Game.

"It is a great event and we are so honored to be hosting the Mid-Summer Classic," said General Manager Eric Edelstein. "This is not only a time honored tradition for the baseball community but it is also a perfect opportunity to showcase the best of the Northwest Arkansas region."

The Northwest Arkansas Naturals are the Double-A Texas League affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. Visit, for information on season tickets and ticket plans.



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